About Mission College

Mission College students

Welcome to Mission College!

"Where today’s students meet tomorrow’s opportunity."

Mission College is a public community college located in the City of Santa Clara, and in the heart of the Silicon Valley. We offer a future of transfer to a four year institution, a future in a career of your choice, a future of increasing skills for both higher education and the workforce and a future for an Associate’s Degree or Certificate that can get you on your way to any goal.

The highly diverse and active student population makes the environment at Mission College energetic and vibrant. It is a great place to meet new friends, participate in clubs and make your voice heard in student advocacy. Our faculty is among the most qualified in the state and our students appreciate the college for its friendly staff and supportive atmosphere. The staff at Mission College is uniquely poised to help and guide your path to the future.

Mission College has many programs and services to ensure student success and support. Financial Aid can assist in making college affordable. Counseling helps students set achievable goals and provides guidance through orientation, study skills, and career courses. The college Career Center (located in the Main Building) helps students transition to the working world after college and each year sponsor’s a job fair featuring more than 60 employers. Finally, our Transfer Center helps to guide the transition from the two-year college to a four-year college so that students can easily gain a Bachelor’s degree. Each spring semester, Mission College hosts the largest college fair in the San Francisco Bay Area, where more than 180 national and international colleges and universities are represented.

Mission College is served by county transit, is close to light rail and easy access to Highways 101, 880, 237 and to the San Jose Mineta International Airport. Mission College welcomes you to learn more about us through our website and we strive to be the portal to your future.

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Academic Regulations and Policies

  • Academic Freedom Policy
  • Academic Honesty/Discipline Process
  • Academic Renewal Policy
  • Class Attendance and Participation
  • Credit by Examination
  • Definitions of Student Classifications (including
  • dismissal)
  • Equal Opportunity and Non Discrimination
  • Grading System
  • Honors and Awards
  • Privacy Rights of Students Annual Notification
  • (FERPA)
  • Student Need-to-know Policies and Information
  • Student Rights and Responsibilities
  • Transfer of Credit from Other Colleges

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President's Message

Mission College Success Stories

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